Canadian History Dictionary Pontchartrain Louis Phelypeaux Comte De 1643-1727 Chancellor Of
France. =Index=: (Count Frontenac era) Minister of marine, 72.
De Bonne Judge
(General Brock era) Resolution of Assembly excluding, 126.
(Wilmot era) Delegate to England to represent New Brunswick
Born in England. Came to Canada, 1797, and settled at
On Hudson Bay, captured by Troyes, 206.
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Constructs and commands floating battery...
Eliott G A
(Wilmot era) Father of W. F. Odell, 8; provincial secretary, Ne...
Marsolet Nicolas 1587-1677 Came To Canada From France About 1608
and for many years an interpreter for the Montagnais and Algonq...
(John Graves Simcoe era) Guards entrance to Niagara River, 51; ...
Paris Treaty Of
Between England and France, signed 1763. Ceded
Canada to Brita...
Kicking Horse Pass
Through Rocky Mountains, north of lat. 51 deg.,
length 104 mil...
Quebec Siege Of 1690
Sir William Phipps, having captured Port Royal
in May of this ...
Biencourt De Poutrincourt Charles 1583-1638? Son Of Jean De
Biencourt. Accompanied his father to Port Royal in 1605. Return...
The largest island on the west coast of North
America. Named a...
Index : Wolfe / Montcalm Era Brigadier Under Wolfe Character Of 74 Occupies Village
of Beaumont, 100; commands British left in battle of Montmorenc...
(Wilmot era) Member of New Brunswick Council, 69.
(Lord Dorchester era) Commanded by Colonel Simcoe, 202. (John G...
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) Chief of the Follis-Avoines, 41.
Newspaper published at Toronto. Established, 1880. =Index=: (Wi...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various parts of the
world. From 1812 to 1814 commanded the 7th division of the British army
in France and Spain. Received the thanks of Parliament for his services
at Waterloo. Raised to the peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron
Ramsay. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia in 1816. In 1819
appointed governor-general and commander-in-chief of British North
America. Served in this capacity for nine years. From 1829 to 1832
commander-in-chief in the East Indies. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Influence did not
extend beyond Quebec, 1; his arrival as governor, 1820, 33; conflict
with Papineau, 34, 61; his harsh policy towards French-Canadians, 39;
his character, 41; founds Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 41;
erects monument to Wolfe and Montcalm, 41; sides with Council against
Assembly, 42; promises remedy for abuses, 43; interview with Papineau,
58; refuses to confirm election of Papineau as Speaker and dissolves
Parliament, 61; his speech to Assembly, 61-62; recalled, 64, 70. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Governor-general, 1820, 19; a "disciplinarian devoid of diplomacy," 19;
leaves Canada, 20. =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Rattray, The
Scot in British North America; Dict. Eng. Hist.; Campbell, History
of Nova Scotia.
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